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FARMERS FRIDAY | CBD & ASTM land preparation standard

Standards developer ASTM International is proposing land preparation benchmarks for the CBD value chain, and inviting stakeholders to provide input to the quality assurance effort.   “Creating a standard to ensure land is properly prepared for the cultivation of hemp is essential,” said Dustin Robinson, an ASTM member and attorney at Florida, USA-based Mr. Cannabis Law. “As the cannabis industry grows,

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Can UK farmers benefit from the upcoming medical cannabis?

Source: http://www.weedworldmagazine.org Cannabis will become an international commodity, but only a limited number will get to cultivate it With the UK Government moving towards legalizing medicinal cannabis could this be an opportunity for the UK farmers to diversify? This autumn will see specialist doctors prescribing medicinal cannabis for the first time in the UK. Could this decision be behind an

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Growing Industrial Hemp in the UK

To apply for a licence please follow the two links below: Home Office Hemp Growers Information  Here follows important information for farmers: During February 2018 Defra ( The Department of the Environment, Fisheries and Rural Affairs) opened a Consultation on: Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in a Green Brexit (click this link for the

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